There are 5 ways to get from Upper East Side to 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway) by subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Line 4 subway  •  13 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from 86 St to 14 St - Union Sq 4 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Upper East Side to 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway) 4.8 miles

$28 - $35

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Upper East Side to 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway) 4.8 miles

$11 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Walk from Upper East Side to 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway) 4.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  43 min

  1. Cycle from E 85 St & 3 Ave to Broadway & E 14 St 5.1 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Upper East Side to 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway) is to line 4 subway which costs $3 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Upper East Side to 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway) is to taxi which costs $28 - $35 and takes 7 min.

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The distance between Upper East Side and 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway) is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Upper East Side to 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway) without a car is to line 4 subway which takes 13 min and costs $3.

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The line 4 subway from 86 St to 14 St - Union Sq takes 11 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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There are 1795+ hotels available in 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway). Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Upper East Side to 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway).
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  • Distance: 3.6 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Upper East Side, NY, USA and 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway), NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Upper East Side to 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway) every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 11 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Upper East Side to 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$11 - $15
UberX
$13 - $17
Car Seat
$22 - $28
UberXL
$19 - $25
Black
$30 - $45
Black SUV
$45 - $60
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from E 85 St & 3 Ave to Broadway & E 14 St
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Upper East Side to 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Trips to 14th Street–Union Square (New York City Subway)